Update: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 1886 Dorchester Avenue


At about 9:54pm, on Sunday, January 26, 2014, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to an outside scene for a person shot in the area of 1886 Dorchester Ave. On arrival, officers located a male victim, believed to be in his twenties, suffering from what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, suffering from life threatening injuries, was pronounced deceased on the scene. The victim has since been identified as Julien Printemps, 22, of Charlestown.

The Boston Police Homicide Unit is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Boston Police Homicide Unit at (617) 343-4470.

Community members wanting to assist this investigation in an anonymous manner may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identity of those who wish to aid this investigation anonymously.